Fall Programs at Clearpool

Are you looking for ways to keep your child active?
Do they love being outdoors with their peers?

During this unprecedented time, and in an effort to meet the needs of families challenged with managing their children’s education in addition to work and life in general, Green Chimneys is offering a series of weekly outdoor programs for children and families. We all know that autumn in the Hudson Valley is the prime time to get outside. Explore these opportunities to help your children stay active, interact with peers, and strengthen their ties with the natural world.

Scholarships

Access to this program is important for all families; scholarships are available. To apply for a scholarship, please download the Scholarship Application PDF. Applications will be reviewed by committee beginning Wed, Aug 26. Funds are limited.

LOCATION

Green Chimneys Clearpool Campus
33 Clearpool Road, Carmel, NY 10512

Weekly Fall Programs

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

10am-12pm

Outdoors Together

Under 5 years and with adult

10am-12pm

Outdoors Together

Under 5 years and with adult

9am-12pm

Fall Enrichment

Drop-off
Grades K-6

1pm-4pm

Fall Enrichment

Drop-off
Grades K-6

1pm-4pm

Fall Enrichment

Drop-off
Grades K-6

1pm-4pm

Fall
Enrichment

Drop-off
Grades K-6

1pm-4pm

Fall Enrichment

Drop-off
Grades K-6

1pm-4pm

Fall Enrichment

Drop-off
Grades K-6

4:30-6:30pm

Get Outside After School

Drop-off
Grades 5-8

4:30-6:30pm

Get Outside After School

Drop-off
Grades 5-8

Program Descriptions

Outdoors Together – NEW

For children under the age of 5 years of age and accompanied by an adult
$270 for 9 weeks
Starts Sept 29

Introduce your little one to learning and discovery in the great outdoors! This program is designed for parents, grandparents, and caregivers to share nature’s magnificence with their littlest loves. This program is designed to inspire creative play, cooperation and problem-solving while piquing children’s curiosity and interest in the relationship between themselves and the natural world.

Choose from one of two options:

  • Tuesdays, 10am-12pm
  • Wednesdays, 10am-12pm

All adults will be required to wear a mask. All Covid-19 guidelines will be followed.  See details here.

Register online


Fall Enrichment – Select Sessions Available

Drop-off program for kids in grades K-6
$275 for 11 weeks
Runs Sept 8-Nov 23

This programming is open to students regardless of the type of academic instruction they are enrolled in, such as homeschooling, remote learning, or hybrid education model. As a dedicated time to unplug from devices* and get outside, these experiences support children’s development and social interaction. Together, they’re working as a team, enhancing communication, and strengthening confidence.

Fall Enrichment at Clearpool focuses on outdoor activities including:

Hiking
Low ropes
Pond study
Archery
Games
Sports
Survival & outdoor cooking
Farm activities and more!

Children will be organized into groups of 15. All Covid-19 guidelines will be followed. See details here.
You can sign up for more than one session; the session rate remains $275 per session.

*This program will be outdoor and experiential. It is not meant to be a program for remote learning and we cannot host or support Wi-Fi access for online learning. Your child will be part of a group and participating in in-person activities. Please plan to leave all tablets and laptops at home.

Choose from one of the following weekly sessions:

  • Monday, 1-4pm
  • Tuesdays, 1-4pm
  • Wednesday, 1-4pm
  • Thursday, 1-4pm
  • Friday, 9am-12pm
  • Friday, 1-4pm

Register online


Get Outdoors After School – NEW

Drop-off program for kids in grades 5-8
$230 for 9 weeks
Starts Sept 22

Time spent with peers these days is at a minimum for so many children. And with schooling taking place at home part- or all of the time, kids’ activity outdoors is limited too. This after school program has the older children in mind but be prepared, this is not your typical sit and do homework experience. Kids will be hitting the trails for outdoor adventure activities like hiking, team-building activities, crafts, survival, outdoor cooking, and games.*

Choose from one of two options weekly after school sessions:

  • Tuesdays, 4:30-6:30pm
  • Thursdays, 4:30-6:30pm

Children will be organized into groups of 15. All Covid-19 guidelines will be followed. See details here.

*This program is will be outdoor and experiential. We cannot support remote learning or Wi-Fi access to complete homework assignments. Your child will be part of a group and participating in in-person outdoor activities. Please plan to leave all tablets and laptops at home.

Register online